University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Harry Rowe

Dr. Harry Rowe

Dr. Harry Rowe

Research Scientist
Bureau of Economic Geology
The University of Texas at Austin
University Station, Box X
Austin, Texas 78713-8924
Telephone
512-471-1856
Fax
512-471-0140
  • Research Interests

    Paleoceanography of the Phanerozoic Eon.

    Geochemistry and chemostratigraphy of sedimentary rocks.

    Applications of isotope geochemistry to Quaternary paleoclimate reconstruction.

    X-ray fluorescence and diffraction techniques for characterization of sedimentary rocks.

  • Education

    B.A. Geology, Miami University of Ohio, Oxford, OH, 1993

    M.S. Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 1995

    Ph.D. Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 2002

  • Professional History

    Visiting Assistant Professor—Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2001-2002

    Assistant Professor—Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Kentucky, 2002-2008

    Assistant Professor—Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Texas at Arlington, 2008-2012

  • Selected Publications

    Rowe, H. D., Hughes, N., and Robinson, K., 2012, The quantification and application of handheld energy-dispersive x-ray fluorescence (ED-XRF) in mudrock chemostratigraphy and geochemistry. Chemical Geology 324-325, 122-131

    Rowe H. D., Loucks R. G., Ruppel S. C., Rimmer S. M., 2008, Mississippian Barnett formation, Fort Worth basin, Texas: bulk geochemical constraints on the severity of hydrographic restriction and the biogeochemical cycling and fate of iron. Chemical Geology 257, 16-25.

    Rowe, H. D., Ruppel, S., Rimmer, S., Loucks, R., 2009, Core-based chemostratigraphy of the Barnett Shale, Permian Basin, Texas. Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions 59, 675-686.

    Rowe, H. D. and Dunbar, R. B., 2004, Hydrologic-energy balance constraints on the Holocene lake-level history of Lake Titicaca, South America. Climate Dynamics 23, 439-454.